Home School Day

September 6, 2017

 

Learn about your natural world and get inspired with fun science and art activities. We offer numerous hands-on, self-paced learning stations throughout the Garden.

Home School Day

Pre-registration not required. Have fun participating in the following educational topics:

  • Wetland habitat & aquatic insect
  • Fire safety & prevention
  • Forest habitats & wildlife
  • Farm life
  • Clean water
  • Fun with trees
  • The world of insects
  • Plant adaptations
  • Birds and the environment

 

Home School Day Admission

  • Adults $9
  • Students (5-17) $4
  • Children 4 & under Free

Check in at the Visitors Center to pay admission and receive packets. Admission includes access to 80 acres, tram ride and event stations. Bring a bag lunch or purchase food at the Visitor Center Cafe.

Time

10am – 2pm

 

Sponsors

Oregon Forest Resource Institute

The Oregon Garden

The Oregon Garden Foundation

 

Participating Organizations

 

  • Marion County Master Gardeners
  •  Marion Soil and Water Conservation District
  • City of Salem
  • Talk about Trees
  • Oregon Department of Forestry
  • Agriculture in the Classroom
  • Salem Audubon

Contacts

For more information please, contact Rikki Heath, 503-799-4792, heath@ofri.org.


Hours

May - September
Daily - 9:00am to 6:00pm

October - April
Daily - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Garden is open 365 days a year and is pet-friendly. Check the Visit page for the Visitor Center hours.


Admission

Adults $14
Seniors (60+) $12
Students (12-17) $11
Children (5-11) $8
Children (4 & under) Free
Garden Members Free
Military w/ ID $11
Save $2 weekdays!

Contact & Directions

phone (503) 874-8100
toll-free (877) 674-2733
fax (503) 339-2996
email info@oregongarden.org
address 879 W. Main St.
Silverton, OR 97381

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